After last week’s “Fiasco by the Bay”, in which what was thought to be a rather competent franchise tried to “trade” their highly successful head coach to Cleveland Browns, I thought I’d weigh in. 526 more words
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It’s probably time to wind down the football talk. This will probably be my last football post until the NFL draft, which happens around April. It’s a little disrespectful to the other major sports, if I talked about combine results and post Superbowl euphoria over the other teams who are actually playing for something. 1,480 more words
INDIANAPOLIS — It could be argued, given the offense they were facing, and the ways in which things have been made easier for offenses in general in the NFL through the last decade or so, that the Seattle Seahawks’ 43-8 thrashing of the Denver Broncos in Super Bowl XLVIII was the most impressive performance by a defense in the history of America’s biggest game. 1,644 more words
INDIANAPOLIS — Outside of the Super Bowl, it’s the biggest football media orgy of the year. The scouting combine, an event that was once held outdoors in various places with a few reporters clogging hotel hallways hoping for a few minutes with this coach or that executive, is now a huge event in which more than 300 draft prospects and more than 600 media members congregate every February. 2,111 more words
INDIANAPOLIS – The first question to Seattle Seahawks general manger John Schneider at the NFL scouting combine Thursday had to be asked.
Are you wearing the belt? 284 more words
“We are just getting warmed up” -Pete Carroll.
Those were the ominous words spoken by championship coach and current/future Seattle legend Pete Carroll at the championship celebration when he addressed the thousands of crazed 12th men and women. 750 more words